Everything to Know about Android 5.0 Lollipop

Advertisement

The rumour of next Android operating system version is on high as the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 tablet debuted, Google announced Android 5.0 know to us as Lollipop version. So next year at Google I/O event, Google will come out with the latest version of Android 6.0 and it will be named something starting with M, maybe Milkshake, so Android Milkshake, isn’t that sound’s great.Android 5.0 Lollipop

So now the  Android 5.0 version is named finally, when we would be expecting this update to our devices? All the details about the Android 5.0 launch date, features included, improvements & first device, what devices would be update to Android 5.0 goes here.

Android 5.0 Lollipop

The launch date of Android 5.0 KLP is expected to be 2013’s Google I/O as it’s the straight pick as the official Google products and announcements event. And the first device to come up with Android 5.0 is still not yet known. Maybe it will be the next Nexus device? It was finally the Motorola X Phone who takes the pride along with Nexus 9 to be the first devices with Android latest version.

How it the Name

Although the number doesn’t matter, naming does matter. Android version goes alphabetically and each of the Android version  codenames after desserts.

Advertisement

TimeLine

  • Android 1.0 – Alpha
  • Android 1.1 – Beta
  • Android 1.5 – Cupcake
  • Android 1.6 – Donut
  • Android 2.0, 2.1 – Eclair
  • Android 2.2 – Froyo
  • Android 2.3 – Gingerbread
  • Android 3.x – Honeycomb
  • Android 4.0 – Ice Cream Sandwich
  • Android 4.1.x – Jelly Bean
  • Android 4.4 – Kitkat
  • Android 5.0 – Lollipop

 

Features Included

Looking back at previous version improvement and features, the entire version launched until now includes some or the other important features. Most of the features were launched on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich version. But here we have listed few features of Android 5.0 Lollipop –

  • Material Design: Android Lollipop is a big deal because it brings out Material Design now applied to mobile OS.
  • Battery Improvements
  • Beautiful Notifications
  • Device Sharing
  • Security as Guest User Mode is now been introduced
  • Individual notifications are now displayed on cards with material design.
  • Notifications can now be grouped by apps.
  • These notifications can be displayed on lockscreen as well.
  • Do Not Disturb Added to Notifications.
  • Adds 5,000 new APIs for use by applications.
  • It’s time to say Goodbye to Android Runtime as Dalvik Virtual Machine replaces it.
  • Through Project Volta, Android Lollipop will seriously improve battery life consumption.
  • Many More new Quick Settings.
  • Read More

What Devices Will be Updated

It’s clear that Motorola X Phone is the first phone with Android 5.0, Nexus 9 takes the second spot. In near future, many Android devices will get this update rollout. Among the front runners are Nexus 5, Nexus 7, Nexus 10 and Nexus 4 apart from other Google Play Edition devices. Google has also confirmed that Android One devices too will be updated to latest version of Android.

For such updates keep track on “Android Lollipop” tag on our site and here is the pretty handsome compiled list –

Motorola Android Lollipop Update

LG Android Lollipop Update

HTC Android Lollipop Update

Samsung Android 5.0 Update

Although Samsung hasn’t officially announced anything of Android 5.0 schedule, sources says that Samsung Galaxy S5, S5, Note 4, Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy Note 8.0 and Galaxy Tab S will be updated to Android 5.0 in near future.Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 Update

Keep watching for details in coming days! Read more about Samsung Lollipop update.

Advertisement

Enter your email address:

  • geovane

    Queria saber se vai ter o androide pra dispositivos da BLU, e quando terar drisponive?

  • jack mullins

    I love droid

  • jack mullins

    I have lg ls740zv4 towelroot will not work on rooting this software. Any suggestions?

0 | notoptions:options 2237 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2238 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2239 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2240 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2241 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2242 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2243 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2244 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2245 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2246 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2247 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2248 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2249 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2250 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2251 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2252 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2253 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2254 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2255 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2256 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2257 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2258 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2259 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2260 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2261 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2262 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2263 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2264 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2265 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2266 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2267 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2268 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2269 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2270 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2271 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2272 | cached | internal | 1309 | 0 | 2953:post_tag_relationships 2273 | cached | persistent | 413 | 0.0001 | 1657:post_tag 2274 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2275 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2276 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2277 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2278 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2279 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2280 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2281 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2282 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2283 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2284 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2285 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2286 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2287 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2288 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2289 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2290 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2291 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2292 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2293 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2294 | cached | persistent | 51 | 0 | wpcom_subscribers_total:transient 2295 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2296 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2297 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2298 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2299 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2300 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2301 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2302 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2303 | cached | internal | 410 | 0 | 6:users 2304 | cached | internal | 7849 | 0 | 6:user_meta 2305 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2306 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2307 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2308 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2309 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2310 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2311 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2312 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2313 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2314 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2315 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2316 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2317 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2318 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2319 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2320 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2321 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2322 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2323 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2324 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2325 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2326 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2327 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2328 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2329 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2330 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2331 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2332 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2333 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2334 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2335 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2336 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2337 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2338 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2339 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2340 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2341 | cached | internal | 2165 | 0 | 2953:post_meta 2342 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2343 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2344 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2345 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2346 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2347 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2348 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2349 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2350 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2351 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2352 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2353 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2354 | not cached | persistent | | 0 | essb_cache_static-778753eb1958784b38d9fec3adcacbbd:transient 2355 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2356 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2357 | not cached | persistent | | 0 | essb_cache_static-6b7e0c7aab923055d58a3734d6605381:transient 2358 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2359 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options 2360 | cached | internal | 705 | 0 | notoptions:options 2361 | cached | internal | 1133177 | 0 | alloptions:options -->